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04 March 2014
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25 February 2014
Plans for new language checks on European doctors have received strong support. Following a consultation by the General Medical Council (GMC), the new checks are expected to come into force this summer.
19 February 2014
The Chair of the General Medical Council, Professor Sir Peter Rubin, has decided to stand down at the end of 2014.
13 February 2014
Responding to the government response to the review of the regulation of cosmetic interventions, Niall Dickson, Chief Executive of the General Medical Council said:
22 January 2014
Harry Cayton, Chief Executive of the Professional Standards Authority, has written a letter to the Daily Telegraph today, in response to a misleading article regarding the PSA’s audit of the GMC’s fitness to practise procedures.
11 December 2013
We’re hosting a conference called ‘Medical Professionalism: whose job is it anyway?’ in Manchester on 12 December.
10 December 2013
The GMC has frozen its annual retention fees for 2014/15.
05 December 2013
Nearly one in five doctors in training has witnessed someone being bullied in their current post, and more than one in four has experienced undermining behaviour themselves, according to a major survey from the General Medical Council.
03 December 2013
In its first year of operation the new system of checks for doctors practising in the UK has seen nearly 25,000 doctors have their licence revalidated.
19 November 2013
Commenting on the Secretary of State’s formal response to the Francis Report, Niall Dickson, Chief Executive of the General Medical Council, said: